"There is a serene and settled majesty in woodland scenery that enters into the soul and delights and elevates it and fills it with noble inclinations." ~ Washington Irving

Fighting Creek Park provides a variety of activities for Powhatan Residents to enjoy.  A number of county facilities are located within the 220-acre area.  Address:  2200 Mann Road - Powhatan, Virginia
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Park/Playground Rules

  • Open until sunset
  • Do not disturb wildlife:  plants or animals
  • Bikes on park road and bike trails only
  • No pets: dogs, horses, etc.
  • No alcoholic beverages
  • No loud music
  • No fires, except in public grills.
At present, Fighting Creek Park includes the following:
Powhatan County Library

National Guard Armory
Powhatan 276th Engineer Battalion

Powhatan Animal Shelter

Elizabeth Randolph Lewis YMCA

Picnic Shelters
*Note ... to reserve the picnic shelter, contact Shirley Goins at 804.598.5781 or email her at sgoins@powhatanva.gov.
Playground complete with equipment for disabled Children
Walking Trails & Covered Bridge
Athletic Fields
Baseball Fields, Softball Fields and Additional Nature Trails to come!